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Top US Defense officials to visit Pakistan in next week

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Top US Defense officials will visit to Pakistan in coming days for getting support of Islamabad in the war against the terrorists. As per the reports, Chief of Staff Chair­man Gen Joseph Dunford is expected to arrive in Pakistan next week and hold meetings the Pakistani military leadership as it is the […]

PML-N fear Dar would spill beans of their corruption if removed from public office: Imran

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan has claimed that the Nawaz Sharif and his puppet prime minister is feared that if they removed Ishaq Dar from the slot of Finance Minister then he would tells all the money laundering of Sharif mafia. Imran Khan shared his views on the twitter on Sunday. He […]

CJP takes notice of Turbat killings

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has taken suo motu notice and sought detailed reports within three days on Turbat incident in which 20 bodies were recovered in four days. As per details, The CJP has asked the Director General of Federal Investigation Agency and the Inspector General of Balochistan to […]

US, Pakistan resetting ties in changing world: Maleeha

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Pakistan’s Permanent Ambassador to United Nations has said that Pakistan and the United States are in the process of resetting their ties amid changing the world order and regional environment. Maleeha Lodhi said this while addressing to a gathering of American foreign policy experts, academics and businessmen at New York She […]

LEAs start search operation in Pashtunabad area of Quetta

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report QUETTA: Inspector General of Balochistan, Abdur Razzaq Cheema has said that police and Frontier Corps (FC) are conducting an operation with the help of elders Pashtoonaabad area of Quetta on Sunday with the aim to make sure the safety and security of the masses. This he said while talking to media persons along […]

Nawaz Sharif to address rally in Abbottabad today

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will address Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) political gathering in Abbottabad today. Senators Pervaiz Rasheed and Asif Kirmani while visiting Abbottabad’s college ground the site of political gathering. Asif Kirmani said that today’s rally will set an example in the country’s political history and people will show their […]

Global

19 killed in Beijing fire: Chinese media

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk BEIJING: At least 19 people were killed and eight others were injured when a inferno break out in house in Daxing district of Beijing on Saturday. The Chinese media reported that the fire erupted in a house and completely it engulf the other houses in Daxing district of Beijing, however it did not […]

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US, Pakistan resetting ties in changing world: Maleeha

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Pakistan’s Permanent Ambassador to United Nations has said that Pakistan and the United States are in the process of resetting their ties amid changing the world order and regional environment. Maleeha Lodhi said this while addressing to a gathering of American foreign policy experts, academics and businessmen at New York She […]

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Dozen soldiers to face charges in Gambia

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

BANJUL (AFP): A dozen Gambian soldiers will face charges for nine different offences, an army spokesman told AFP on Saturday, amid fears that a faction of the military remains loyal to ex-president Yahya Jammeh. The charges were laid out at a court martial hearing held on Friday, where 12 officers were presented to a military […]

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Hariri says will clarify position on Lebanese crisis on his return to Beirut

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

PARIS (Reuters): Lebanon’s Saad Hariri said on Saturday that he would travel to Beirut in the coming days and announce his position on the crisis in his country after holding talks with President Michel Aoun. “With regard to the political situation in Lebanon, I will go to Beirut in the coming days, I will participate […]

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Egypt opens Gaza border for first time since unity deal

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

GAZA CITY (AFP): Egypt opened its largely sealed border with Gaza on Saturday for the first time since a reconciliation agreement saw the Palestinian Authority take control of the crossing from Hamas. A Palestinian official at the Rafah crossing said it had opened at 0700 GMT and was expected to stay open for three days. […]

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Zimbabweans celebrate expected fall of Mugabe on Harare streets

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

HARARE (Reuters): Thousands of Zimbabweans flooded the streets of Harare on Saturday, waving national flags and singing and dancing in an outpouring of elation at the expected fall of President Robert Mugabe. “These are tears of joy,” Frank Mutsindikwa, 34, told Reuters, holding aloft the Zimbabwean flag. “I’ve been waiting all my life for this […]

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Pakistan

Two brothers killed, third injured in firing incident in Mardan

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report MARDAN:  Two brothers including intelligence personnel were shot dead while the third brother was injured when rivals opened fire on them in Lunday area of Rustam district on Sunday. As per details, both the groups have dispute over the piece of land and on Sunday the rivals group opened fire on three in […]

Two killed, 13 injured as van falls into ravine

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk JHELUM: As many as two persons killed and thirteen others were injured were injured when a van fell into a ravine near Jehlum here on Sunday. Police told private news channel that a passenger van  was on its way to Jehlum from Pind Dad Khan and because of over speeding it fell into […]

Non-performing ceos to be replaced: Minister

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Power Division Sardar Awais Ahmed Khan Laghari has directed that non-performing Chief Executive Officer of the Distribution Companies be shown the door if they  fail to meet the  targets assigned to them in the next review meeting scheduled mid of December 2017. The Federal  Minister further directed the PEPCO […]

Imran says don’t exploit facts in DI Khan case

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has accused his political opponents of misrepresenting facts and exploiting the DI Khan girl case for political gains. He took to Twitter on Saturday to vent his anger over the ‘misleading’ coverage of the issue and criticism hurled at him and his party in failing to […]

Sharjeel shifted to hospital for urgent treatment

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Pakistan Peop-le’s Party leader and MPA Sharjeel Inam Memon has been shifted to Jinnah Hos-pital Today. According to the details, former Sindh Minister Sharjeel Inam Memon has been shifted to Jinnah Hospital due to his backache issue today. He has been admitted to hospital for treatment to his illness. Earlier on November […]

NAB launches probe into Sharif’s assests in Sargodha

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (N-AB) on Saturday launched  an investigation into the asse-nts of Sharif family in Sargodha. An eight-member team of the NAB reached Sargodha’s Circuit House to collect the record of Sharif family’s mills, farms, property and other record. They also initiated investigation regarding Sharif family’s corruption and waived off […]

Afghanistan

Necessary steps taken for peace with Pakistan: Ashraf Ghani

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: President Ashraf Ghani has said that Afghanistan wants peace with all the neighbors an especially with Pakistan and adding that we have taken necessary steps for ensuring peace with Pakistan. This he said while talking to different delegations on Saturday at Kabul. He said Afghanistan wants peace in the region and also […]

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Afghan police rescued three government employees from Taliban

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Police recovered two policemen and an engineer of the Public Works Ministry (MoPW) was rescued from Taliban captivity in an operation by police in Wardak province on Saturday. Wardak police told media that Taliban abducted two policemen and an engineer from Ghor province when they were on their way to Kabul Jalrez […]

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Trade deficit poses threat to future, says Ghani

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday said Afghanistan’s trade deficit posed a threat to the country’s future, stressing promotion of domestic products. Speaking at a ceremony marking the launch of the 4th National Urban Conference here, Ghani said the unfavorable trade balance was a threat to Afghanistan. The event titled ‘Moving towards Sustainable Cities’ […]

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Explosion hits Kabul as political gathering under way

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

KABUL (Al Jazeera): A suicide attacker has killed at least nine people, detonating his vest near a political gathering in the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials confirmed. Kabul police spokesman Abdul Basir Mujahid told Al Jazeera that the attacker was stopped at the entrance of the hall, which is usually used for weddings, where he detonated […]

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Abdullah Discusses New US Strategy With VP Pence

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

KABUL (TOLONews): National Unity Government (NUG) Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah held a meeting with US Vice President Mike Pence at the White House in Washington last Friday night and discussed the new war strategy in Afghanistan, the CEO’s office said in a statement on Saturday. According to the statement during the meeting both sides emphasized […]

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Taliban denies involvement in Kabul suicide attack

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Taliban militants group denied any involvement of the group in Kabul suicide attack on Thursday in which 19 people were killed and dozen other were injured. Zabiullah Mujahid, spokesman of Taliban group told Afghan media that Taliban group has no links with the explosion which was occurred in Khair Khana area […]

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Business

Weekly inflation decreases by 0.88%

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

ISLAMABAD (APP): The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) based on weekly inflation for the week ended on November 17 for the combined income groups decreased by 0.88 percent as compared to the previous week. According to the latest data released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) on Saturday, the SPI for the week under review in […]

Murdoch’s Fox in talks with multiple buyers for TV, film assets

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

NEW YORK (AFP): Media-entertainment giant 21st Century Fox has been holding talks with at least three potential buyers for some of its television and film operations, a source familiar with the discussions said Friday. The source — who requested not to be identified — said Comcast, Verizon, and Sony are among the suitors in “preliminary” […]

Tesla’s all-electric semi truck aims to disrupt transport

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

HAWTHORNE (AFP): After shaking up the auto world with its electric cars, Tesla is tackling a new frontier in “green” transportation with the unveiling of a futuristic all-electric semi truck. Elon Musk, the South African-born inventor and entrepreneur, showcased the new vehicle Thursday in Hawthorne, California, site of Tesla’s design bureau and the headquarters of […]

Zong 4G offers free access on WhatsApp to any network

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Being at the forefront of Pakistan’s data revolution, country’s largest data network, Zong 4G, has announced an un-paralleled offer for its data users. Customers can now enjoy unlimited access to world’s largest connectivity platform, WhatsApp, at Pakistan’s largest data network, Zong 4G, for absolutely no charge. Powered by the fastest 4G network […]

MCB enters into MoU with TMF

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: MCB Bank, one of the largest & most innovative banks in Pakistan, has entered into a strategic alliance with leading Sindh based microfinance service provider Thardeep Microfinance Foundation (TMF) for digital financial services. At the signing ceremony, Faisal Ejaz Khan, CIO MCB Bank, apprised the TMF team on the bank’s diverse digital […]

McDonald’s takes a deep dive to promote active lifestyle!

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: The 22nd McDonald’s National Age-Group Boys Swimming Championship 2017 was organized by Sindh Swimming Association with support of McDonald’s. This was the 8th consecutive year of McDonald’s Pakistan supporting the event. The event started at 7:30 am on 11th November, 2017, and concluded successfully with a closing ceremony on 12th November, 2017 […]

Sports

Afghanistan U-19 outclass Pakistan in the final of ACC U-19

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk KAULA LUMPUR: Afghanistan Cricket team outclassed the Pakistan team in the final of Under-19 Youth Asia Cup after beating Pakistan with a margin of 185 runs on Sunday. Pakistan U-19 won the toss and decided to bowl first and in the 50 over Afghanistan team made 249 runs with the loss of 7 […]

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Italy beat Pakistan by 32-20 in Rugby match

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

ISLAMABAD (APP): The Italian team beat Pakistan by 32-20 in an exhibition rugby match played here at the Jinnah Stadium of the Pakistan Sports Complex on Saturday. The Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb was the chief guest on the occasion and distributed prizes among the winners. Speaking on the occasion, she […]

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Shehzad helps Lahore Blues edge Peshawar in thriller

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

RAWALPINDI (Monitoring Desk): A whirlwind half-century from Ahmed Shehzad helped Lahore Blues to a thrilling three-run win over Peshawar. Shehzad, who has recently struggled for form in a Pakistan shirt, scored 50 off 22 balls to get his side off to a flying start. Hussain Talat and Mohammad Hafeez scored 37 and 30 respectively as […]

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Hockey Olympian Afzal Manna passes away

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

LAHORE (NNI): Renowned Olympian Afzal Manna breathed his last in Lahore, Saturday morning. An inside left of repute, he played for Pakistan in 1964 Olympics (silver medal) and Asian Games 1958 (gold medal) & 1962 (gold medal). An international umpire, he also remained coach of Pakistan’s national team. President Pakistan Hockey Federation, Brig (Rtd) Khalid […]

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Alexis Sánchez caps dominant derby win for Arsenal over Tottenham

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

LONDON (Agencies): The noisy neighbours have been silenced for now. By the time Harry Kane and Dele Alli trudged off the pitch in the dying stages, with the triumphant taunts from the home fans ringing in their ears, Tottenham Hotspur had long let go of the notion of coming to the home of their fiercest […]

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Aussies in ‘confusion’ ahead of Ashes: Warne

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

SYDNEY (Agencies): Spin legend Shane Warne said Australia are in a state of “confusion” heading into the Ashes series, with England primed for a first Gabba Test boilover. Even amid the massive distraction of the Ben Stokes assault saga, Warne believes it’s the tourists who no longer hold any fears about an unsettled Australian cricket […]

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Fashion

India’s Manushi Chhillar crowned Miss World 2017

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Manushi Chhillar of Indian won the Miss World title and brought home the crown after 17 years when Priyanka Chopra was crowned in 2000. As per the Indian media, Manushi is a 21 year old medical student from Haryana and she competed against 108 other contestants to bag the title at the […]

Anil, Madhuri may reunite in upcoming movie ‘Total Dhamaal’

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: The news was spread in the bolloywood town that Ajay Devgan replaced Sanjay Dutt in the Indra Kumar’s Total Dhamaal has excited the fans but now it has been rumored that Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit have been cast opposite each other in the movie which will be starting from next month. […]

CBFC given green signal to Shoaib Mansoor’s Verna

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: The private new channel has reported that the Central Board of Film Censors (CBFC) has given the green signal to Shoaib’s Mansoor movie ‘Verna’ after it was initially banned by the CBFC because of objectionable and sensitive content. The CBFC lifted the ban after excluded the objectionable content in the movie and […]

Meera’s marriage advice for Imran Khan

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): Pakistani actress Meera is no stranger to controversy especially when it comes to marriage. Meera on Wednesday appeared before a civil court in a case pertaining to challenging the marriage certificate of Ateeq-ur-Rehman. Meera has maintained that she was not married to Ateeq and the marriage certificate is fabricated. Speaking with reporters […]

Activists of Rajput Hindu group damages theatre for showing Padmavati trailer

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Hundreds of Shri Rajput Karni Sena activists on Tuesday attacked the cinema hall in Kota to protest against the screening the trailer of ‘Padmavati’ the next movie of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s, which the group claims that the historical character Rani Padmavati was presented in a disrespectful way against the historical facts. Indian […]

Salman wishes to do movies with Shah Rukh, Akshay

By The Frontier Post | November 14, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Mega Bollywood Star, Salman Khan, has said if given the chance, he would love to do movies with Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar and Sanjay Dutt as they were fantastic actors and friends. Dabang Khan said this while talking to media persons at Mumbai. He said that he will work with these […]

Peshawar

Muqam reviews arrangements for Nawaz’s gathering

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR : Adviser to Prime Minister and President PMLN Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Engr Ameer Muqam Saturday said that spirit of Hazara people is a proof that former Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif would be given warm welcome in Abbottabad. Talking to media persons at Abbottabad after reviewing arrangements for Nawaz Shairf public gathering, he said […]

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Governor appreciates humanitarian role of PRCS

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Eng. Iqbal Zafar Jhagra while appreciating the humanitarian role of Pakistan Red Crescent Society in mitigating the miseries of needy people has said that it always proved an efficient helping hand to the government in every trial ridden situation confronted by the nation. He was talking to Mr. […]

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Maar Nahi Pyaar: No Tolerance Policy For corporal punishment in KP schools

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report Peshawar: In order to avert corporal punishment at government educational institutes, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa elementary and secondary education department will establish a dedicated complaint cell to deal with the cases of corporal punishment in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa public schools. The body will take immediate action, if required. Moreover, the education department has also circulated […]

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Around 2 million women without CNIC in KP

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

Wisal Yousafzai PESHAWAR: Female members of different political parties in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly has said that around 2.0 million women have no Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC). This was said in a meeting attended by women parliamentarians with FAFEN on Thursday. While talking to Media Qaumi Watan Party MPA Miraj Hamayun Khan said that around […]

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Khattak chairs meeting to review development progress

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR : The Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak directed to finalize the beautification plan in Peshawar, Mardan and Nowshera. He directed to hand over Pir Zakori Flyover on the Ring Road/GT Road Intersection Peshawar to the overall Bus Rapid Transit project. He was presiding over a meeting to review the progress on […]

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Training program for KP, Fata journalists kicks off

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

F.P Report PESHAWAR: Journalists Welfare, Safety and Development Foundation (JWSDF) on Thursday launched a capacity training program for journalists of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Fata. Secretary Information, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Qaiser Alam Khan was chief guest in the launching ceremony held here. Besides, Director General Information, Amir Hussain Shah, JWSDF foundation patron in chief, Syed […]

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Home Districts

Two brothers killed, third injured in firing incident in Mardan

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report MARDAN:  Two brothers including intelligence personnel were shot dead while the third brother was injured when rivals opened fire on them in Lunday area of Rustam district on Sunday. As per details, both the groups have dispute over the piece of land and on Sunday the rivals group opened fire on three in […]

Two killed, 13 injured as van falls into ravine

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk JHELUM: As many as two persons killed and thirteen others were injured were injured when a van fell into a ravine near Jehlum here on Sunday. Police told private news channel that a passenger van  was on its way to Jehlum from Pind Dad Khan and because of over speeding it fell into […]

PTI wasted four years in negative politics: Hoti

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report MARDAN: Provincial President of Awami National Party (ANP), Ameer Haider Khan Hoti has criticized the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf-led provincial government for gearing up to launch different developmental projects and schemes in parts of the province at last days of its tenure. He was addressing activists of Awami National Party at a public meeting held […]

PTI believes in serving masses: MNA

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report TAKHTBHAI: Member of National Assembly Ali Muhammad Khan claimed that Pakistan Tehreek Insaaf (PTI) is the only party who believes in delivering rather than just blaming and fooling the masses. This he said in a political gathering in Itehad colony of Takhbhai on Saturday. He criticized other political parties of countries saying that […]

PHC judge frees 16 prisoners from Timergara jail

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: The Peshawar High Court Mingora circuit bench Justice Mr. Qalandar Ali Khan on Saturday released 16 prisoners belonging to Lower Dir and Swat involved in pity nature cases. The justice issued the orders during his visit to District Jail Timergara. Mr. Gohar Rehman District & Sessions Judge Dir Lower along with Mr. […]

ANP demands merger of FATA into KP

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Rifaqat Ullah Razarwal CHARSADDA: Central President of Awami National Party (ANP), Asfandyar Wali Khan on Saturday demanded from the center government merge the Fata into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province and also asked the prime minister to fulfill the promises in regards of CPEC for the KP. This he said while addressing to workers convention at PK-18 […]

Article

Is a military coup against Trump in the cards?

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Finian Cunningham In an extraordinary US Senate hearing this week, lawmakers and military officials rounded on President Trump as being a danger to world peace due to his Commander-in-Chief powers for launching nuclear weapons. The highlight came when the hearing was told military officers have the constitutional right to disobey the president. This was, in […]

Sad state of the Middle East

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

Hatice Karahan I was recently in Doha to join a conference held by UCLA. The conference, titled “Enriching the Middle East’s Economic Future” and attended by significant international participants, addressed the future of the region in various aspects. Also, within this scope, a special session on “Turkey’s role in the Middle East” was held. Honestly, […]

Role of Turks and British in shaping Gulf history

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

Zekeriya Kursun How many books do we have on the Gulf and particularly on Saudi Arabia, which we have been frequently discussing as of late? How many dissertations have been written on the subject at our universities? The answer to these questions is embarrassing. We have no more than a couple of books and, unfortunately […]

Forced restructuring of leadership in Saudi Arabia breaches tradition

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

Muhittin Ataman Saudi Arabia is known for its traditionally apolitical society. As one of the most pro-status quo states in the Middle East, Riyadh has always supported conservative states and groups. Unlike other Arab countries, Saudi Arabia has not been influenced by global political waves, and more specifically, from the Arab Spring uprisings. The main […]

Will Saudi’s gamble in Lebanon with Hariri lead to war between Israel and Hezbollah?

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

Martin Jay The Hariri ‘kidnapping’ by Riyadh is generating more fake news and is only succeeding in boosting his popularity in Lebanon. But did a Saudi prince and Trump’s son intend on making him a bedroom poster icon in their quest to vex Hezbollah? The recent news that Rex Tillerson, the US secretary of state […]

Europe’s minorities and the new ‘plague’

By The Frontier Post | November 14, 2017

Yahya Bostan Such news has long been commonplace in our world. Whichever news agency, newspaper or television channel your employer may be, they immediately catch your attention among a pile of stories that world news people bring to your morning meetings. Yes, I am referring to racist, xenophobic, Islamophobic and far-right behavior and actions toward […]

Editorial

Puny tax culture

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Tax -to- gross domestic product (GDP) ratio has substantially declined over the past decade. The current tax-to-GDP ratio is 10.6 percent, whereas the desirable ratio must be at least 17 percent of the GDP. There is significant drop in the number of tax filers. About 65,000 Pakistani’s constitute hardly 6 percent of income tax filers […]

Sheer injustice

By The Frontier Post | November 18, 2017

A provincial government source, on the condition of anonymity, revealed to the print media that the federal government has ignored all projects proposed by Khyber Pukhtunkhwa for financing under Pakistan-China Economic Corridor (CPEC). The KP government had proposed several projects for inclusion in CPEC, but the federal government did not say yes to any of […]

Startling disclosure

By The Frontier Post | November 17, 2017

Chairman Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Muazamil Hussain, while Briefing the Public Accounts Committee, disclosed that Chinese conditions for financing $ 14 Billion Diamer-Basha Dam were not doable and against our interest. Pakistan has withdrawn the request to include this dam in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) framework after Beijing placed strict conditions, including […]

Milestone worth appreciation

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

Chief Minister Khyber Pukhtunkhwa, Pervez Khattak, received a tumultuous welcome in the billion tree Tsunami celebration held in the Convention Centre Islamabad on Tuesday. Addressing this function, he said that PTI agenda of change has gone beyond the billion trees Tsunami in the province. He enumerated the successful reforms in health, education and local government […]

Lavish deficit financing

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

Another disastrous aspect of “Darnomics” has come to light which will certainly rock the swirling boat of the economy. The Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has started lavish deficit financing to further deteriorate bad health of the economy. The PML-N government has done deficit financing on a massive scale that has reflected in heightening inflation causing […]

Smog, an unavoidable demon

By The Frontier Post | November 14, 2017

Smog continues to envelop parts of Punjab and Khyber Pukhtunkhwa affecting life and vehicular traffic. A spokesperson for the motorway police said different sections of motorway have been closed owing to poor visibility caused by dense smog. Meanwhile the Pakistan Meteorological Department has predicted rains in the upper and central parts of the country, which […]

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